72 "Small Plates" restaurants in New York.
Estela might not be the cushiest restaurant in NYC, but it’s still an excellent choice for a fun night out or next-level brunch in Nolita.
Part natural wine bar, part restaurant, The Four Horsemen is one of our favorite places to drink and eat in Brooklyn.
La Vara is the best Spanish restaurant in Brooklyn, and possibly all of New York City.
You’re going to need an hour on the train to get to Tanoreen. But if you appreciate Middle Eastern or Mediterranean food, it’s more than worth it.
Ruffian is a tiny East Village bar with a huge natural wine list and a short menu of really good Mediterranean food.
Casa Apicii is the West Village Italian restaurant you hit up when you need to feel like an oligarch. An oligarch who loves pasta.
Il Posto Accanto in the East Village is home to some of the best meatballs and pastas in town. Plus, it has a great wine list and open air dining.
Dante is the rebirth of a beloved 100-year-old Greenwich Village restaurant. It’s ideal for a first date over drinks and small plates.
If you enjoy a shared small plates dinner experience, then Traif in Williamsburg should be on your radar.
Located inside the Redbury Hotel, Vini E Fritti is a wine and snack bar that’s a great place to meet someone in Nomad.
Loring Place is an upscale Greenwich Village spot that should please just about everybody.
Four years after our first review, Danji is still the restaurant we recommend most in the Midtown/Times Square area.
This restaurant/wine bar in Chelsea from the folks who brought you Tia Pol and Txikito delivers solid authentic Spanish eats, wine, and sangria.
Pig And Khao is a Thai/Filipino restaurant on the LES that serves great food and feels like a party.
Tournesol is a French small plates restaurant in Long Island City that’s ideal for casual date night.